Orestes of Macedon

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King of Macedon
Reign 399–396 BC
Predecessor Crateuas (Craterus)
Spouse unknown
House (Ancient) Macedon
Dynasty Argead
Father Archelaus I
Mother unknown
Religion Ancient Greek religion

Orestes of Macedon (Greek: Ὀρέστης ὁ Μακεδών) was son of Archelaus I and successor king of his murdered father. He reigned between 399–396 BC along with his guardian Aeropus II, being succeeded by his brother Archelaus II.


  • History of the Macedonians by Edward Farr, 1850, p. 43.
Preceded by
King of Macedon
399–396 BC
Succeeded by
Archelaus II